Music

Two Bands to See This Week: Chastity Belt and Vista Kicks

Chastity Belt Rock Chastity Belt is a band of contradictions. The Seattle-based…

Disco Icon Thelma Houston Plays the Hard French Winter Ball

One ironclad axiom for adulthood is that people who really enjoy their…

Lightning in a Bottle Drops Insane Phase One Lineup

If you don’t care to make it to Bottle Rock, there’s always…

Hey Ladies, Meet CoinDaddy the Cryptocurrency Rapper

Cryptocurrencies like Etherium, Ripple, Litecoin, and Bitcoin promise to unshackle human potential…

Wolf Parade: This Band Kills Fascists

Given our involvement in two disastrous wars, the cabal of neoconservative troglodytes…

Four Shows to See This Weekend

Indie rock Spoon While not as celebrated as the howl, the shriek,…

Noise Pop Adds Ty Dolla $ign, Shabazz Palaces, Jay Electronica

Next month’s 26th Noise Pop Festival (Feb, 19-25) has already announced plenty…

Will Haven Is an Intense Hobby

Having formed in 1995, Sacramento noise band Will Haven has calved out…

Silly Bono, Rock Is for Girls

You can’t make this shit up. Just as one of the most…

Oakland Band Club Night Rises Above the Ashes

Listening to the music of Club Night is akin to emerging from a…